EU boosts support for civil society in the Neighbourhood with extra €45.3 million for 2012-2013

EU boosts support for civil society in the Neighbourhood with extra €45.3 million for 2012-2013 The European Commission today adopted the second phase of the Neighbourhood Civil Society Facility to enhance involvement of civil society organisations in the European Neighbourhood area, with a new budget allocation of €45.3 million for 2012-2013. Announcing the decision, the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton said: “Civil society... Read More

Azerbaijan approves budget package for 2013

Azerbaijan approved budget package for 2013 During a plenary session on Friday, the Azerbaijani Parliament (Milli Majlis) approved a draft of the state and consolidated budgets for 2013. Azerbaijani Finance Minister Samir Sharifov said at the meeting that after considering a number of deputies’ proposals on the draft budget for next year changes have been made and budget revenues were increased by five million manat to 19.159 billion manat, expenses by 40 million manat to... Read More